Archived News Release 19-12-2005
Hetherington joins board of Red Funnel Group (Holdings) Ltd
Red Funnel Group (Holdings) Limited is pleased to announce the appointment of Colin Hetherington to its board with immediate effect. Hetherington joined Red Funnel Ferries, the original Isle of Wight ferry operator, as the company commercial director in September 2004 and is already a director of its operating board.
Managing director Tom Docherty commenting on the appointment said "We are delighted to welcome Colin as a director of the holding company board; his appointment reflects the importance that is being placed on strong, sustainable revenue growth and our commitment to service delivery excellence".
Commenting on his appointment Hetherington said "I am delighted to accept this appointment at a time when Red Funnel has experienced volume, revenue and market share gains across its core business as a result of recent investments in the fleet, an increased focus on service delivery, and the availability of year-round value for money prices for travel and holidays to and from the Isle of Wight".
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